Registration & Packet Pickup

Long Climb - 3,185 Steps


Short Climb - 1,579 Steps


Virtual Climb


Stadium Walk - ADA Accessible


Family Fun Zone


Honor Signs on ND Video Board


**Registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable**

Registration Includes:

  • A short-sleeved t-shirt for all Climbers, Walkers, and Virtual participants.
  • A finisher medal for all Climbers, Walkers, and Virtual finishers.
  • Access to the North Tunnel of Notre Dame Stadium.
  • On-field access and Family Fun Zone (inflatables for children ages 13 and younger).
  • Free concessions for Climbers and Walkers.
  • Discount for Active Duty Military participants. 

*Yes, you can form fundraising teams! An option to register a fundraising team is offered on the registration website. If you have questions, please contact us at 

**Registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable.

***If you register after March 22, 2020, a limited number of shirts are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Rules and Regulations:

  • Packet Pickup: The event kicks-off with an opening ceremony at 9:00 am and ends at 12:00 pm, but come and go as you please. 
  • Climbers are asked to choose one of three waves starting at 9:15, 9:45, and 10:15 am based on your athletic ability group. 
    • Wave 1: Racing/Running Climbers
    • Wave 2: Steady Climbers
    • Wave 3: Walking Climbers   
  • All Long Climbers and Short Climbers will be timed.
  • There will be a start interval of 2-3 seconds between individual climbers.
  • The course time limit is 90 minutes.
  • 2,800 participant limit for the Long and Short Climb.
  • 1,800 participant limit for the Stadium Walk.
  • 1,000 participant limit for the Family Fun Zone.
  • The Family Fun Zone on the football field includes three inflatables for children ages 13 and younger.
  • No animals, bicycles, skateboards, rollerblades, costumes, or backpacks.
  • No strollers on the course, but they are allowed on the field and in the concourse for the Stadium Walk.
  • No food allowed on the field.

Packet Pick-up and On-site Registration:

Compton Family Ice Arena

Friday, April 24
12:00 to 8:00 pm

Rockne Gate of Notre Dame Stadium

Saturday, April 25
8:00 to 10:30 am

Free Parking in Stadium Lot of Notre Dame Stadium